Swim Strong Foundation is offering new programming at Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens.Shawn Slevin
July 1, 2019 (New York, NY) – The Swim Strong Foundation, a New York non-profit dedicated to teaching swimming skills in underserved communities will offer swim lessons in Astoria.
Swim Strong Foundation is working to change lives by offering free or low-cost swim lessons in pools across New York City, so families can access life-saving lessons regardless of their ability to pay or travel. This new location is a centrally located transportation hub. For directions you can use the MTA App or other form of GPS system.
“Our mission is to save, and change, lives through water safety education and by teaching swimming skills,” Slevin said. “By offering these free swim classes to we are building awareness about the importance of swimming and water safety to stop preventable drownings as well as the added health benefits of swimming.”
This new Swim Strong Foundation swimming site will be held at the following location:
Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens, 21-12 30th Road, LIC, NY 11102.
Tuesday, 7/9-8/27 7:00-9:00pm
Class link: https://www.swimstrongfoundation.org/product/variety-boys-girls-club-learn-swim-tuesday-july-aug-2019/
To date, Swim Strong Foundation has offered 2,575 scholarships and taught more than 8,700 New Yorkers how to swim since its founding in 2009.
About Swim Strong Foundation:
Swim Strong Foundation is a New York City based non-profit dedicated to helping people of all ages learn life-saving swimming skills. We provide low to no cost water safety and swim lessons at various pools across New York City. Contact Shawn Slevin for more information.
Founder, Swim Strong Foundation